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Search continues for Beaufort armed robbery suspect

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BEAUFORT, SC (WTOC) -

Authorities in Beaufort County are still searching for the suspect who robbed the Glamour Beauty Supply store at gunpoint.

Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery around 7 p.m. on Saturday at Glamour Beauty Supply.

The store is located at 330 Robert Smalls Pkwy. Officials say witnesses reported that a lone suspect entered the business, branded a revolver and demanded money. Employees turned over the money and the subject fled. The robber was last seen running into the wooded area behind the business.

Officers set up a perimeter and K-9 units were brought out to conduct a search, but were unable to locate the subject.

Witnesses described the suspect as a black male in his twenties. He was wearing a white shirt, grey pants, and had a blue bandana over his face. The suspect is approximately six feet tall, weighing around 180 lbs.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Investigator Dowling at 843.322.7950 or the 24-hour dispatch office at 843.524.2777.

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